Tag: soldier

"Thank You For Your Service": A Thanksgiving Day Lesson

In the Name of God: the Infinitely Merciful and Compassionate Beloved Lord This morning, I was in line at a local Starbucks getting my coffee when he walked in with his daughter (I presume). He was wearing Army Fatigues, with the words “U.S. Army” on the front of his heavy jacket. They were beige, the... Read more »

A Teachable Moment

In the Name of God, the Compassionate and Infinitely Merciful The horrific murders of innocent Afghan villagers by a US soldier this past weekend has prompted the rightful condemnation of officials and leaders, including our own President who said the killings were “outrageous and unacceptble.” He also said: “The United States takes this as seriously as... Read more »